Ahead of the upcoming ‘Posters as Munitions, 1917’ exhibition featuring war posters, the National World War I Museum in Kansas City is asking the public to vote for their favorite WWI poster. The winning poster will be featured as part of the year-long exhibition opening in February 2017.

Click here to vote for your favorite poster!

Voting begins Tuesday, Jan. 17 and runs through 11:59 p.m. CST on Tuesday, Jan. 31. The winning poster will be announced on Wednesday, Feb. 1.


James (“Jim”) Patton BS BA MPA is a retired state official from Shawnee, Kansas and a frequent contributor to several WW1 e-publications, including "Roads to the Great War," "St. Mihiel Tripwire," "Over the Top" and "Medicine in the First World War." He has spent many hours walking the WW1 battlefields, and is also an authority on British regiments and a collector of their badges. An Army Engineer during the Vietnam War, he does work for the US World War 1 Centennial Commission and is affiliated with the WW1 Historical Association, the Western Front Association, the Salonika Campaign Society and the Gallipoli Association.